Obama wise to scrap Cold War immigration injustice

Maria Cristina Garcia, an expert on immigration reform and professor of history at Cornell University, says Obama’s decision to end the longstanding “wet foot, dry foot” policy that has granted Cubans special treatment in gaining legal residency is a way to level the playing field in refugee and asylum policy.      Bio: http://history.arts.cornell.edu/faculty-department-garcia.php Por favor […]

U.S. administration must do more to facilitate travel to Cuba

Maria Cristina Garcia, an expert on immigration reform and professor of history at Cornell University, says the administration must take more steps – like allowing the use of U.S.-based credit cards and withdrawals from ATMs – to facilitate travel to Cuba. Biography: http://history.arts.cornell.edu/faculty-department-garcia.php Garcia says: “The Obama administration’s announcement that it will allow U.S. citizens […]